The University Of Missouri Department Of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for Athletic Performance Interns for the 2019 summer session. The position will begin in May and conclude late July with the opportunity to continue into the fall semester. There is no monetary compensation provided, however, lends itself as a prime learning opportunity that qualifies as practical experience toward the 9 months or 640 hours required toward SCCC certification with the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association as well as theoretical and practical experience that can be applied to CSCS certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career in athletic performance. Priority will be given to applicants who have or are working towards and accredited certification (CSCCa, NSCA, USAW ) and have prior experience working in an athletic performance setting. Interns will be responsible for supporting the daily operations of three athletic performance facilities on campus.
Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing assistance to the Football program and the Olympic sports teams, participation in professional development and continuing education opportunities, networking opportunities, program development and design, set up and break down of sessions, and routine maintenance of the facility.
Individuals chosen for this position are subject to university background checks and CPR/First Aid/AED certified.
Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Dawn Malone at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline 3/25/19.
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